The first table below looks at the demand for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Milton Keynes region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 67 - 68
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.11% - 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.28% - 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £300 - £213
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £356
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -12.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £28.73 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -28.17%
Development Applications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
78 39 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.86% 7.40% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 30 23
Average daily rate £350 £365 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £37.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
VSS/SourceSafe
Buckinghamshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

VSS/SourceSafe
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the Milton Keynes region.

VSS/SourceSafe Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing VSS/SourceSafe also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VSS/SourceSafe.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (33.33%) MVC

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing VSS/SourceSafe also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VSS/SourceSafe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001